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A career with PLA allows you advance access to justice for low-income individuals and families in Philadelphia.


AmeriCorps VISTA Opportunity

Philadelphia Legal Assistance is seeking qualified, enthusiastic applicants for an AmeriCorps VISTA position in the PHENND Fellows program.

General Intake Unit Paralegal

PLA seeks to immediately hire a full time paralegal for its General Intake Unit. The unit consists of three paralegals and a part time paralegal fellow who are currently supervised by one of PLA’s Managing Attorneys.

"Save Your Home Philly" Paralegal

Philadelphia Legal Assistance (PLA) seeks to immediately hire a full-time paralegal to work with low-income Philadelphia tenants in danger of losing their homes.

Staff Attorney, Medical Legal Community Partnership

PLA seeks a candidate for the position of MLCP Attorney

Consumer Housing Attorney

PLA seeks a qualified, enthusiastic applicants passionate about preserving homeownership in Philly's neighborhoods. 

Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant Job Description

Operations Assistant

Operations Assistant Job Description

AmeriCorps VISTA

Each year PLA hosts AmeriCorps VISTAs through the PHENND Fellows program.